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All US Presidents By Height, From Tallest To Shortest 

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Updated September 3, 2019 23.6k views 44 items

Here are all the US presidents, ordered by their height. Standing at 6'4", President Abraham Lincoln is the tallest US president followed by Lyndon B. Johnson and Donald Trump. Who was the shortest president? President James Madison was 5'4", seven inches under the average height of US presidents, 5'11".

Check out this list of US president heights - some might surprise you!

Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All US Presidents By Height, From Tallest To Shortest
Photo: Alexander Gardner/Wikimedia Commons

Height: 6 ft 4 in

Birthplace: Kentucky, Hodgenville, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Presidency: 16

V.P.: Andrew Johnson, Hannibal Hamlin

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Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All US Presidents By Height, From Tallest To Shortest
Photo: Architect of the Capitol/Flickr

Height: 6 ft 3.5 in 

Birthplace: Texas, Contiguous United States, Edwards Plateau, United States of America, United States, + more

Presidency: 36

V.P.: Hubert Humphrey

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Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All US Presidents By Height, From Tallest To Shortest
Photo: Cornelius Tiebout/Wikimedia Commons

Height: 6 ft 2.5 in

Birthplace: Shadwell, Colony of Virginia, British America

Presidency: 3

V.P.: Aaron Burr, George Clinton

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